Ian Maxwell, brother of Ghislaine Maxwell born in 1956 is a British businessman and co-founder of the think tank Combating Jihadist Terrorism.
In 1991, Maxwell married Laura Marie Plumb, an American former fashion model from Chicago.
They announced their separation in 1996, and the pair later divorced. Maxwell remarried in 1999 to Tara Dudley Smith.
In March 2021, Maxwell expressed concern about the welfare in a US prison of his sister Ghislaine who was then awaiting trial on criminal charges relating to her association with Jeffrey Epstein.[
Who is Ghislaine Maxwell’s brother, Ian Maxwell?
Maxwell’s first involvement in his father’s business was at Pergamon Press from 1978 to 1983.
After a short time at the Prince’s Charitable Trust, he rejoined the Maxwell business, this time at British Printing and Communications Corporation (later renamed Maxwell Communications Corporation).
Ian Maxwell was appointed chairman of Mirror Group Newspapers plc (MGN) following the death of his father on 5 November 1991.
For the next month, the group was the subject of speculation regarding its financial position.
On 3 December 1991, Maxwell and his brother Kevin resigned from the board of Maxwell Communication Corporation.